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Now Renew your International Driving Permit, While Abroad

Now Renew your International Driving Permit, While Abroad
Enjoy quality time and privacy with your gang self-driving effortlessly on your vacay abroad, Photo Credit: Shutterstock

Travelling in foreign shores abroad just got a bit less worrying as, quite soon, you will be able to renew your driving permit abroad

OT Staff
October 12 , 2020
Less than 1 Min Read

Don’t worry if your international driving permit (IDP) has expired. Travel more and worry less as you will soon be able to renew your IDP while still overseas. IDP holders will be able to apply through portals of Indian embassies or missions abroad and the applications will then be sent to the Parivahan portal for the respective RTOs to process the request.

The renewal proposal also states the removal of some cumbersome conditions, like providing a medical certificate or a valid visa at the time of application.  

The visa clause too is sought to be removed as many countries have visa on arrival.

This proposal would come in handy for those travelling abroad as it would not only make travel hassle-free but also get rid of the burden of going through the process beforehand. Self-driving in many foreign countries also becomes extremely economical and helps save a lot on car and chauffer rentals.


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